Our tree, with all the children’s tags, will be available during our weekend worship services beginning this weekend. Grab a tag or two and help our Deacons brighten Christmas Day for a child. $30 per tag is the limit to ensure all children feel equally loved. Click here for information and other options to participate in this wonderful event. All gifts must be dropped off, wrapped (unless noted on the gift-tag) and with the tag attached, on Saturday or Sunday, December 11th and 12th during our weekend worship times.


We will be decorating our Sanctuary with poinsettias for Christmas. If you would like to order a poinsettia plant in honor/memory of a loved one, ($10.00 for a 6-inch pot) order forms will be available in the church office and the Sanctuary Narthex beginning this weekend. If you are not available to pick up a form you may send the following information to Sue-Ann Wichman at

Your Name: 

In honor/memory of: 

and mail in a check made out to St.Mark and Poinsettia should be in the memo. The plant will be available to take home after the 9:00 p.m. worship service on Christmas Eve.


We are planning for the Christmas Eve family service this year with a pageant titled St. Mark Christmas Pageant 2021 – Star ChildAll kids can participate during the service as the pageant involves audience participation. However, we are looking for kids to speak, sing, play an instrument, or lead those who come to the stage from the audience (non-speaking). If your child would like to participate thusly, then please let Sam Anderson ( know by Sunday, December 5th. We will have a mandatory practice on Sunday, December 19th. Click here for more information on commitment details.